#the hate u give

The 2017 Oscars, But for Books

Like the Oscars, but for books! Book Riot contributors put together some fun awards for 2017 releases, ranging from most WTF to happiest book of the year!

THE HATE U GIVE Banned by Katy, Texas School District

Angie Thomas' award winning novel The Hate U Give has been banned by a Katy, Texas school district without the usual review process.

AAVE In Literature: The Bad, the Good, and the Great

Ebonics, Black English, slang, AAVE: a dialect often judged and deemed incorrect and improper. So what's up with AAVE in literature?